Acham Charity Okiria

Acham Charity Okiria

Name : Acham Charity Okiria
Student Number : 216007267
Registration Number : 16/U/2717/PS
Date of Birth : 1st June 1997
Sex : Female
Nationality : Ugandan
District of Origin : Serere
Programme : Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
College : College of Engineering, Design, Art & Technology
Hall of Residence : Africa
Period of Study : 2016 – 2020
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Mobile Number : +256 70039770
     

Charity is the last born out of four siblings. Her father is a soldier while her mother is a police nurse. Although Charity met financial challenges throughout her academic journey, she was not one to let herself be beaten by them. She led her life in school with utmost resilience and humility.

From Entebbe Education Centre where she excelled with six aggregates Primary Leaving Examinations, to Trinity College Nabingo where she excelled even higher with 15 aggregates. Thanks to The MasterCard Scholarship at BRAC-Uganda, she joined Uganda Marty’s Secondary School Namugongo, where she completed Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education with 15 points. Upon completion of her A’ level, she had no hope of joining university, but lady luck smiled at her again, she got a scholarship with The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at Makerere University. Her career aspiration is to become an electrical engineer and later upgrade to Master’s and PhD Degrees. She also plans to set up Foundations in her community that can motivate the girl child into taking up sciences and practical occupations.

 

 

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